Ham Nation

Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks and Cheryl Lasik will cover the excitement and importance of ham radio - from tossing an antenna wire in a tree allowing you to talk to the world, to the importance of ham radio operators in time of disasters. If you have videos, send them to hamnationvideos@twit.tv.

Records live every Wednesday at 6:00pm PT/9:00pm ET.

April 25, 2012
#45: Joe Rudi Trades His Baseball Glove For A Morse Code Key

Former MLB player Joe Rudi tells his ham story, Bob visits the Southwest Missouri Amateur Radio Club, free CAD software for designing PC boards, and more.

April 18, 2012
#44: Hams At NAB 2012

The Ham Nation invades NAB Show 2012 in Las Vegas.

April 12, 2012
#43: Steve WB2WIK, All Things Ham Radio

We talk to Steve Katz about all things HAM radio, free schematic CAD software, NAB next week, and more.

April 4, 2012
#42: A Visit With Rebecca, KB0VVT

A 330A tube-powered audio amplifier, a visit to M2 Antenna Systems' open house, a unique antenna rotor system, and more.

March 28, 2012
#41: Tour Audio Power Labs

Transmitter collecting, free tubes, 100 ways to measure coax, and more.

March 21, 2012
#40: From The Last Man Standing Set

A visit to the Last Man Standing stage for a radio event, a demonstration and world tour of the WIN System, building a custom box for your home-made devices, and more.

March 14, 2012
#39: Meet Jacob, The 14 Year-Old Wiz Kid

A chat with a young ham, a report from a near-space balloon launch, building your own breakout box, and more.